Softwoods - Fir

Central Hardwoods maintains a representative inventory of high quality softwoods for functional and decorative uses. Cabinet and fixture manufacturers, sash and door houses, picture frame and novelty item industries all find that our fine West Coast lumber products meet their requirements for availability and flexibility.

Character

Works well with hand and machine tools, but can dull cutting edges. Can be brought to a smooth finish, but the harder latewood grain can be left proud of the surface after sanding.

Color

A straight-grained reddish-brown timber, with distinctive earlywood and katewood grain. Obtainable in large knot-free sizes.

Usage

Joinery, plywood. Widely used for building construction.

We typically offer Fir in the following sizes:

Cut Method Grade 4/4 5/4 6/4 8/4 10/4 12/4 16/4
Vertical Grain

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